Must-see video: Haunted house freakouts

Oct. 27, 2016: Watch as WKYC's Matt Granite, Greg Dee and intern Kody scream and jump their way through Akron's Haunted Schoolhouse and Haunted Laboratory.

AKRON, Ohio -- Today we take you inside one of the most incredible and terrifying haunted houses in the world. What happens when you put Deal hunter Matt Granite, meteorologist Greg Dee and an unsuspecting intern in two massively eerie haunted houses?

The experience was all captured on camera, and the reactions are priceless -- especially as we learned Ways to Save Intern Kody Beiswenger was legitimately scared beyond belief. 

If you want to truly make this the most memorable time of the year, the Haunted Schoolhouse and Haunted Laboratory in Akron get you serious bang for your buck. In fact, you'll likely get more than you bargained for -- although all in good fun -- just like intern Kody.



Frightening Facts

Haunted Schoolhouse: 3 floors. Opened in 1974. Inside former Thomastown Elementary School. Building constructed in 1921.

Haunted Laboratory: 4 floors. Opened in 1981. Inside former Guggenheim Airship Institute where actual aeronautical experiments took place. Features two 10-foot tall Tesla coils.

Both attractions feature more than 100 scares throughout 7 total floors.

At 43 years old, the Haunted Schoolhouse is one of the world’s longest-running Halloween attractions – and is the longest consecutive-running haunted house in America.

Insider Tips: Buy a VIP pass to skip the line and be sure to visit on Halloween because it's not as busy that night as you might think.. 

We recommend touring both the Haunted Schoolhouse and the Laboratory. Both present different unforgettable sights. 

More information is available right here and the haunted duo is located at 1300 Triplett Blvd. in Akron offer their last tour at 10 p.m. on October 31. 


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